Eversource Energy Legal Summer Intern in Berlin, Connecticut

Job Description Summary:

Carmody Torrance Sandak Hennessey LLP and Eversource Energy Legal Department

2019 Diversity Scholar Program

Joint Summer Associate Experience

Carmody Torrance Sandak Hennessey LLPand the Eversource EnergyLegalDepartmentwillprovide a law student of a diverse background a unique opportunity to participate intheirsummerassociate programs. The selected student will spendhalfofthesummer with the Eversource Legal Department where he/she will have an opportunity to participate in the day-to-dayworkexperiences of in-house attorneys at a major Connecticut utility. The other half of the programwill be spent at Carmody Torrance Sandak Hennessey, a major Connecticut law firm, participating in its regular Summer Associate program with exposure to its training programs and work assignments as well as getting a feel for what a career at a firm is like. A mentor from each organization will provide professional and personal development assistance.

Carmody Torrance Sandak Hennessey and Eversource are committed to the recruitment and retention of attorneys from diverse backgrounds. Eversource and Carmody Torrance Sandak Hennessey are active in the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity (formerly theConnecticut Lawyers Group) and Eversource was afoundingmemberof thisgroup. As part of our ongoing efforts to promote diversity in the Connecticut legal community, we are pleasedto offer this opportunity to first and second year law students.

Selection Criteria

All students ofdiversebackgrounds at ABA accredited law schools are encouraged to apply. The candidate will be selected based on academic, personal and professional achievement.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates should submit:

  • A resume
  • Academic transcripts
  • A writing sample
  • A personal statement describing the contributionyou would make to promote diversity in the legal profession, and an explanation ofyour interest in this program in particular
  • Tworeferences, including one from a law school professor or someone who can comment on your legal work.

This is a full time paid internship.

2019 P r ogra m A pplication Deadline: February 12, 2019

Worker Type:

Regular

Number of Openings:

1

SEO Category:

Student/Internship Jobs

EEO Statement

Eversource Energy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability status, or protected veteran status.

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